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Smarter school lunchrooms aim at better nutrition, less waste
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December 6, 2016
Feds end student aid for Globe U and MN School of Business
WOODBURY -- The U.S. Department of Education has announced that Globe University and the Minnesota School of Business will no longer be able to participate in the federal student aid program. In its announcement Tuesday, the department said students at both schools, which share the...
December 6, 2016 - 8:19pm
December 5, 2016
First-ever WHS Snowcoming celebrates students in winter activities
WORTHINGTON — The ground may still be green, but the halls of Worthington High School (WHS) are a flurry of winter-themed activity this week...
December 5, 2016 - 9:31pm
December 4, 2016
Holiday music at Prairie in full swing
WORTHINGTON -- Like crafty elves at Santa’s workshop, the Prairie Elementary music staff has been busily preparing its students for December...
December 4, 2016 - 9:46pm
December 2, 2016
Discovering drones: District 518, 4-H partner in activity with foam aircraft
WORTHINGTON-- Worthington Middle School students had a fun time flying and crashing foam drones during the Drone Discovery Program Thursday evening...
December 2, 2016 - 9:58pm
SWIF looks to increase opportunities for young students with “Grow Our Own” program
WORTHINGTON — One in six children in southwest Minnesota live in poverty. That’s a statistic often cited by the Southwest Initiative Foundation...
December 2, 2016 - 9:11pm
November 30, 2016
“Celebrations Around the World” will take place Dec.9
WORTHINGTON -- Residents are invited to get a glimpse of different cultures and taste foreign foods at the “Celebrations Around the World” event, scheduled for 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 9 on the Minnesota West Community and Technical College Worthington campus. “Celebrations Around...
November 30, 2016 - 9:44pm
November 29, 2016
A serious subject: NICC hears presentation on human trafficking
SHELDON, Iowa — As a way to bring awareness of human trafficking to Northwest Iowa Community College, Sister Shirley Fineran visited campus...
November 29, 2016 - 8:46am
November 28, 2016
U.S. authorities say no plans to forcibly remove North Dakota protesters
U.S. authorities said on Sunday, Nov. 27, they had no plans to forcibly remove activists protesting plans to run an oil pipeline beneath a lake near the Standing Rock Sioux reservation in North Dakota, despite telling them to leave by early December. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,...
November 28, 2016 - 4:49pm
November 21, 2016
Lessons learned in South Africa: Speaker shares his mission trip with Worthington Christian School
WORTHINGTON — A special speaker shared his mission trip experience to Africa on Monday morning with the Worthington Christian School students....
November 21, 2016 - 9:56pm
November 16, 2016
Cancer nutritionist to speak at Minnesota West
WORTHINGTON -- A cancer nutrition speaker will give a lecture Nov. 28 at Minnesota West and Technical College about healthy eating and its impact...
November 16, 2016 - 9:28pm
Teacher on leave over Trump post-election remarks
ST. PAUL -- A math teacher at St. Paul’s Como Park Senior High is on administrative leave over statements he made related to the presidential election. In a message to families Tuesday, Principal Theresa Neal said the alleged “inappropriate comments” made several students feel...
November 16, 2016 - 7:48pm
November 15, 2016
District 518 mulls next steps after failed referendum
WORTHINGTON-- District 518 school board members Tuesday discussed the next steps in addressing the rejection of the bond referendum last week. District 518 Superintendent John Landgaard said the administration has been considering some of the tentative solutions the school could...
November 15, 2016 - 10:11pm
New lawsuit filed against Fulda School District
FULDA — After their Sept. 28 lawsuit was dismissed in the Minnesota Court of Appeals, Kayla and Dayton Westra have filed a new lawsuit against Independent School District 505 for forcing their daughter Claire — a Fulda High School senior enrolled in Postsecondary Enrollment Options...
November 15, 2016 - 9:21pm
ALC students attend MAAP STARS annual Fall Leadership Conference
WORTHINGTON -- Five students from the Worthington Area Learning Center attended the MAAP STARS annual Fall Leadership Conference Nov. 9-10 in...
November 15, 2016 - 8:21am
November 14, 2016
Plan underway to give high school teachers training needed to teach college courses
ST. PAUL -- Stakeholders are finalizing a plan for getting more than 1,000 teachers the graduate credits necessary to continue leading college-level courses for Minnesota high school students in 2022 and beyond. The Higher Learning Commission, which accredits colleges and universities...
November 14, 2016 - 9:45pm